KBON Music Festival

All of us at DSAA would like to express our heartfelt appreciation to KBON 101.1FM​, Mr. Paul Marx, Ms. Paula Marx, Mr. Todd Ortego, Mr. Hoss Childress, Mr. Phil Daigle and the entire staff for this incredible opportunity of being the benefactor of the KBON Music Festival once again!!

We would also like to send out a huge thank you to all the fabulous singers and musicians that give their time to make this festival one of the best around Acadiana!  Our local culture and music are second to none!

We thank you! Our Special Angels thank you! You help us make a difference in the lives of individuals with Down syndrome. We are forever grateful!! 

See y'all next year! 

The KBON 101.1 Music Festival will be held October 5-7, 2018 at the Frog Festival Grounds in Rayne, LA

KBON has partnered with Down Syndrome Association of Acadiana to host another spectacular fan appreciation festival. This 3-day weekend event features over 20 local bands including the areas favorite Cajun, Zydeco, Swamp Pop and French musicians. This highly anticipated event attracts over 5,000 festival-goers each year. There’s a large dance floor and KBON does an awesome job choosing bands that keep you tapping your toes and singing along. If you enjoy great music and lots of dancing, this is the event for you!

Come pass a good time y'all!


A huge THANK YOU to our 2018 Jitterbug Sponsor - Law Offices of Matt & Allen!  We are excited to once again partner with Matt & Allen at this year's music festival!  We appreciate your support!

Thank you to our 2018 Waltz Sponsors - Chef Roy's and Kirk Magnon with M & M Ice, LLC! 

We truly appreciate you and all that you do to make this event a huge success!

DSAA Needs Your HELP!

DSAA is responsible for providing all volunteers for various stations throughout the weekend. 

Each volunteer will receive a DSAA volunteer t-shirt and 2 drink tickets (per shift) as a thank you for assisting our organization.  

If you are interested in helping us carry out our mission to provide information, advocacy and support concerning all aspects of life for individuals with Down syndrome, their families, and our community, please visit our volunteer sign-up site by clicking on the SignUpGenius box below.

If you have any questions or need more information on volunteering, please contact Sherry directly at 337-234-3109 or 337-280-4432.

Sign Up!

2018 KBON Music Festival Band Line-Up

Jamie Bergeron and the Kickin' Cajuns, with special guest, Elliott Venable, performing at the 2017 KBON Music Festival.

Friday evening crowd getting warmed up at the 2017 KBON Music Festvial.

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